Spring Fling 2017

Friday, Mar. 31 - Sunday, Apr. 2

This is the place to find plants, pottery, garden art and more!  The Bay Area’s best selection of newly released and hard-to-find succulents and water-wise plants. Receive expert advice on great plants for your location and tips and tricks to planting a stunning garden that looks great all year long, with less irrigation than a lawn. Unique garden related gifts will be available including: books, Plantillos - garden inspired art pillows by Sabine Herrmann, pottery, and a selection of garden art by local artists.


10am - 3pm each day

10% discount on plants and nursery items, members receive 20% off.

Garden hours 10am - 4pm

Updated: Docent-led tours at 11am and 12:30pm and 2pm each day

Free admission to the Garden on sale days

Membership available at the door


Parking Directions

Parking is at the office entrance. If the office lot fills, overflow parking is on neighboring side streets. Please exercise caution when entering the parking lot; there may be pedestrians or outgoing traffic.

Be mindful of encroaching on driveways, we want to be good neighbors.

At the office entrance please stay to the right and proceed to parking behind the building. follow the directions of our parking volunteers to ensure everyone's safety. Vehicles picking up plants at the loading area will also be entering and leaving at this entrance.


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Mission Statement
The mission of the Ruth Bancroft Garden, Inc. is to preserve this exceptional example of garden design and to continue to develop its collection of water-conserving plants for the education and enjoyment of the public.
Plant Sale Sponsors

Thank you to our generous sponsors for supporting our plant sales!








Grant Funders

The Ruth Bancroft Garden would like to recognize the following grant funders:

The Quest Foundation for funding our Education Coordinator’s position

The Mervyn L. Brenner Foundation and The Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust for funding our directional signs

The California Horticultural Society for funding towards our restoration projects

The Bonita Garden Clubfor funding restoration and education projects


The Ruth Bancroft Garden GardenConservancy